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pass of the world, and they that God of my salvation: in thee hatha dwell therein.

been my hope all the day long. 2 For he hath founded it upon 5 Call to remembrance, o the seas, and prenared it upon Lord, thy tender mercies, and the floods.

thy loving kindnesses, which 3 Who shall ascend into the have been ever of old. hill of the Lord ? or who shall 6 0 remember not the sins and rise up in his holy place? foffences of my youth; but accord

4 Even he that hath cleaning to thy mercy think thou upon hands, and a pure heart; and me, O Lord, for thy goodness. that hath not lift up his mind unto 7 Gracious and righteous is the vanity, nor sworn to deceive his Lord; therefore will he teach sinneighbour.

ners in the way. 5 He shall receive the blessing 8 Them that are meek shall he from the Lord, and righteousness guide in judgment; and such as from the God of his salvation. are gentle, them shall be learr

6 This is the generation of his way. them that seck him; even of them 9 All the paths of the Lord are that seek thy face, O Jacob. mercy and truth, unto such as

7 Lift up your heads, 0 ye keep his covenant and his testigates; and be ye lift up, ye ever, monies. lasting doors; and the King of 10 For thy name's sake, O glory shall come in.

Lord, be merciful unto my sin; 8 Who is the King of glory ?for it is great. it is the Lord strong and mighty, 11 What man is he that feareth even the Lord mighty in bat- the Lord ? him shall be teach in tle.

the way that he shall choose, 9 Lift up your heads, 0 ye 12 His soul shall dwell at ease, gates ; and be ye lift up, ye ever- and bis seed shall inherit the land. lasting doors; and the King of 13 The secret of the Lord is glory shall come in.

among them that fear him, and 10 Who is the King of glory ? he will show them his covenant. even the Lord of hosts, he is the 14 Mine eyes are ever looking King of glory.

unto the Lord; for he shall pluck Ad te, Domine, levavi. my feet out of the net. UNTO thee, O Lord, will I lift

15 Turn thee unto me, and up my soul; my God, I have have mercy upon me; for I am put my trust in thee: O let me desolate, and in misery not be confounded, neither let 16 The sorrow's of my heart mine enemics triumph over me. are enlarged: 0 bring thou me

2 For all they that hope in out of my troubles. thee shall not be ashamed; but 17 Look upon my adversity and such as transgress without a misery, and forgive me all my sic. canse, shall be put to confusion. 18 Consider mine enemies how

3 Show me thy ways, O Lord, many they are; and they bear a and teach me thy paths. tyrannous hate against me.

4 Lead me forth in thy truth, 19 O keep my soul, and deliver and learn mo; for tbou art the me: let me not be confounded,

Psalm 25.

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my heart.

for I have put my trust in thee.fear? the Lord is the strength of

20 Let perfectaess and righte-my life, of wbom then shall I be ous dealing wait upon me; for my afraid ? hope hath been in thee.

2 When the wicked, even mine 21 Deliver Israel, o God, out enemies and my foes, came upon of all his troubles.

me to eat up my desh, they stumPsalm 26. Judicu me, Doniine. bled and fell. BE thou my judge, O Lord, for 3 Though an bost of men were

I have walked innocently: my laid against me, yet shall not my trust hattu been also in the Lord, heart be afraid; and though there therefore shall I not fall.

ose up war against me, yet will 2 Examine me, O Lord, and I put my trust in thee. prove me; try out my reins and

4 One thing have I desired of

the Lord, which I will require; 3 For thy loving-kindness is even that I may dwell in the house ever before mine eyes; and I will of the Lord all the days of my walk in the truth.

life, to behold the fair beauty of 4 I have not dwelt with vain the Lord, and to visit his temple. persons; neither will I have fel.

5 For in the time of trouble be lowship with the deceitful.

shall hide me in his tabernacle : 5 I have hated the congrega- yea, in the secret place of his tion of the wicked; and will not dwelling shall he hide me, and set sit among the ungodly.

me up upon a rock of stone. 6 I will wash my hands in in

6 And now shall be lift up mine nocency, O Lord; and so will I head above mine enemies round go to thine altar.

about me. 7 That I may show the voice

7 Therefore will I offer in bis of thanksgiving, and tell of all thy dwelling an oblation, with great wondrous works.

gladness : I will sing and speak 8 Lord, I have loved the habi- praises unto the Lord. tation of thy house, and the place 8 Hearken unto my voice, O where thine honour dwelletb.

Lord, when I cry unto thee; have 90 shut not up my soul with mercy upon me, and hear me. the sinners, uor my life with the

9 My heart hath talked of thee. blood-thirsty;

Seek ye my face : thy face, Lord, 10 In whose bands is wicked- will I seek. ness, and their right hand is full

10 0 hide not thou thy face of gifts.

from me, nor cast thy servant 11 But as for me, I will walk

away in displeasure. innocently: 0 deliver me, and be

11 'Thou hast been my succour; merciful unto me.

leave me not, neither forsake me, 12 My foot standeth right : 1 O God of my salvation. will praise the Lord in the con

12 When my father and my mogregations.

ther forsake me, the Lord taketh EVENING PRAYER.

me up: Psalm 27. Dominus illuminatio. 13 'Teach me thy way, O Lord, THE Lord is my light and my and lead me in the

right way, be. salvation, whom then shall I cause of mine enemies.

14 Deliver me not over into the and he is the wholesome defence will of mine adversaries: for there of his Anointed. are false witnesses risen up against 10 O save thy people, and give me, and such as speak wrong. thy blessing unto thine inheri.

15 I should utterly have fainted, tance: feed them, and set them up but that I believe verily to see the for ever. goodness of the Lord in the land Psalm 29. Afferte Domino. of the living

BRING unto the Lord, Oye 16 O tarry thou the Lord's lei-li mighty, bring young rams sure ; be strong, and he shall com-unto the Lord; ascribe unto the fort thine heart; and put thou thy Lord worship and strength. trust in the Lord.

2 Give the Lord the honour

due unto his name; worship the Psalm 28. Ad te, Domine. UNTO thee will I cry, O Lord, Lord with holy worship. my strength : think no scorn

3 It is the Lord that commandof me; lest, if thou make as though eth the waters ; it is the glorious thou hearest not, I become like God that maketh the thunder. them that go down into the pit.

4 It is the Lord that ruleth the 2 Hear the voice of my humble sea; the voice of the Lord is petitions, when I cry unto thee; mighty in operation ; the voice of when I hold up my hands towards the Lord is a glorious voice. the mercy-seat of thy boly temple.

5 The voice of the Lord breaka 30 pluck me not away, neither eth the cedar trees; yea, the Lord destroy me with the ungodly and breaketh the cedars of Libanus. wicked doers, which speak friend

6 He maketh them also to skip ly to their neighbours, but ima- like a calf; Libanus also and Si gine mischief in their hearts. rion like a young unicorn. 4 Reward them according to

7 The voice of the Lord dividtheir deeds, and according to the eth the flames of fire ; the voice wickedness of their own inven- of the Lord shaketh the wildertions.

ness ; yea, the Lord shaketh tho 5 Recompense them after the wilderness of Cades. work of their hands; pay them

8 The voice of the Lord makthat they have deserved.

Jeth the hinds to bring forth young, 6 For they regard not in their and discovereth the thick bushes : mind the works of the Lord, nor in his temple doth every man the operation of his hands; there- speak of his honour. fore shall he break them down,

9 The Lord sittelb above the and not build them up.

water-flood. and the Lord remain7 Praised be the Lord; for he eth a King for ever. hath heard the voice of my hum

10 The Lord shall give strength ble petitions.

Junto his people; the Lord shall give 3 The Lord is my strength, and his people the blessing of peace. my shield; my heart hath trusted

The sixth Day. in bim, and I am helped; therefore MORNING PRAYER. my heart danceth for joy, and in Psalm 30. Exaltabo te, Domine. my song will I praise him. Will magnify thee, O Lord ;

9 The Lord is my strength, for thou hast set me up, and

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not made my foes to triumph me; make haste to deliver me, over me.

3' And be thou my strong roek, 20 Lord, my God, I cried unto and house of defence, that thoa tbee; and thou hast healed me. mayest save me;

3 Thou, Lord, hast brought my 4 For thou art my strong rock, soul out of hell: thou hast kept and my castle : be thou also my, my life from them that go down guide, and lead me for thy name's to the pit.

sake. 4 Sing praises unto the Lord, 5 Draw me out of the net that Oye saints of his; and give thanks they have laid privily for me; for unto him, for a remembrance of thou art my strength. his holiness.

6 Into thy bands I commend my 5 For his wrath endureth but spirit; for thou hast redeemed the twinkling of an eye, and in his me, O Lord, thou God of truth. pleasure is life ; beaviness may 7 I have hated them that hold endure for a night, but joy com- of superstitious vanities, and my eth in the morning.

trust hath been in the Lord. 6 And in my prosperity I said, 8 I will be glad, and rejoice in I shall never be removed; thou, thy mercy; for thou hast consiLord, of thy goodness, hast made dered my trouble, and hast known my hill so strong.

my soul in adversities. 7 Thou didst turn thy face 9 Thou hast not shut me up from me, and I was troubled. into the hand of the enemy, but

8 Then cried I unto thee, O hast set my feet in a large room. Lord; and gat me to my Lord 10 Have mercy upon me, O right bumbly.

Lord, for I am in trouble, and 9 What profit is there in my mine eye is consumed for very blood, when I go down to the pit? heaviness; yea, my soul and my

10 Shall the dust give thanks body. unto thee? or sball it declare thy 11 For my life is waxen old truth?

with heaviness, and my years with 11 Hear, O Lord, and have mourning. mercy upon me; Lord, be thou 12 My strength faileth me, bemy helper.

cause of mine iniquity, and my 12 Thou hast turned my hea- bones are consumed. viness into joy; thou hast put off 13 I became a reproof among my sackcloth, and girded me with all mine enemies, but especially gladness :

among my neighbours; and they 13 Therefore shall every good of mine acquaintance were afraid man sing of thy praise without of me ; and they that did see me ceasing : O my God, I will give without, conveyed themselves thanks unto thee for ever.

from me. Psalm 31. In te, Domine, speradi.

14 I am clean forgotten as a IN thee, O Lord, have I put my dead man out of mind; I am be

trust; let me never be put to come like a broken vessel. confusion; deliver me in thy 15 For I have heard the blasrighteousness.

phemy of the multitude, and fear 2 Bow down thine ear tolis on every side, while they con

my life.

spire together against me, and tablish your heart, all ye that put take their counsel to take away your trust in the Lord.

EVENING PRAYER. 16 But my hope hath been in

Psalm 32. Beati, quorum thee, O Lord; I have said, Thou art my God.

BLESSED is he whose unrigh17 My time is in thy hand ; teousness is forgiven, and deliver me from the hand of mine whose sin is covered. enemies, and from them that per 2 Blessed is the man unto whom secute me.

the Lord imputeth no sin, and in 18 Show thy servant the light whose spirit there is no guile. of thy countenance, and save me

3 For whilst I held my tongue, for thy mercies' sake.

my bones consumedaway through 19 Let me not be confounded, my daily complaining. O Lord, for I have called upon

4. For thy hand is heavy upon thee; let the ungodly be put to me day and night, and my mois. confusion, and be put to silence ture is like the drought in summer. in the grave.

5 I will acknowledge my sin 20 Let the lying lips he put to unto thee; and my unrighteoussilence, which cruelly, disdainful-ness have I not hid. ly, and despitefully speak against 6 I said, I will confess my sins the righteous.

unto the Lord; and so thou for21 O how plentiful is thy good-gavest the wickedness of my sin. ness, which thou hast laid up for 7 For this shall every one that them that fear thee, and that thou is godly make his prayerunto thee, hast prepared for them that put in a time when thou mayest be their trust in thee, even before found; but in the great water foods the sons of men.

they shall not come nigh him. 22 Thou shalt hide them pri 8 Thou art a place to hide me vily by thine own presence from in; thou shalt preserve ine from the provoking of all men : thou trouble; thou shalt compass me shalt keep them secretly in thy about with songs of deliverance. tabernacle from the strife of 9 I will inform thee, and teach tongues.

thee in the way wherein thou 23 Thanks be to the Lord; for shalt go; and I will guide thee he bath showed me marvellous with mine eye. great kindness in a strong city. 10 Be ye not like to borse and

24 And when I made hasie, 1 mule, which have no understand. said, I am cast out of the sight of ing; whose mouths must be held

with bit and bridle, lest they fall 25 Nevertheless, thou heardest upon thee. the voice of my prayer, when I 11 Great plagues remain for oried unto thee.

the ungodly; but whoso putteth 26 O love the Lord, all ye his bis trust in the Lord, mercy emsaints; for the Lord preserveth braceth him on every side. them that are faithful, and plen 12 Be glad, O ye righteous, teously rewardeth the proud doer. and rejoice in the Lord ; and be

97 Be strong, and he shall es-joyful, all ye that are true of heart,

thine eyes.

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